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Florida
Plant City
Dinosaur World
5145 Harvey Tew Road
Plant City FL 33565
Phone 813 717-9865
Web Site www.dinoworld.net
Description 100 dinosaur replicas in various settings, constructed according to current theories of look and color
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Dinosaurs

Florida
Sanibel Island
Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum
3075 Sanibel-Captiva Road
PO Box 1580
Sanibel Island FL 33957
Phone
941 395-2233
Web Site
www.shellmuseum.org/
Toll Free
888 679-6450
E-mail shell@shellmuseum.org
Description 200 species of shells, "Touch Tables" for children
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Collection N-Z Sea Shells
Research /Reading Library

  Florida
Sarasota
Allyn Museum of Entomology
3621 Bay Shore Road
Sarasota FL 34234
Phone 941 355-8475
Web Site http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/natsci/allyn/allyn%5Fmuseum.htm
Description more than 1 million specimens representing more than 90% of all butterfly and moth species
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Butterflies
Research /Reading Library

Florida
Sarasota
G WIZ - Gulf Coast Wonder & Imagination Zone

1001 Boulevard of the Arts
Sarasota FL 34236
Phone 941 906-1851
Web Site http://www.gwiz.org/
E-mail mailto:info@gwiz.org
Description hands on topics built around school science curricula - Physical Science, Earth Science, technology, Health Science, Kids Lab
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Research /Reading Library

Florida
Sarasota
Mote Marine Laboratory Aquarium
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota FL 34236
Phone 941 388-4441
Web Site http://www.mote.org/~aquarium/Welcome.phtml
Description research center with educationally-oriented public aquarium
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

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Florida
St Augustine
Marineland Foundation
9600 Ocean Shore Boulevard
Saint Augustine FL 32080
Phone 904 460-1275
Web Site www.marineland.net/geninfo.htm
Toll Free 888 279-9194
Description Aquarium & marine shows with touch, feed & swim opportunities with dolphins & fish
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium
 
  Florida
St Petersburg
Great Explorations
325 1st Street NE
St Petersburg FL 33701
Phone 727 821-8885
Web Site www.greatexplorations.org
Description Hands-on science museum.
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Children

Florida
Tampa
Florida Aquarium
701 Channelside Drive
Tampa FL 33602
Phone 813 273-4020
Web Site http://www.flaquarium.net/
Description birds, plants and sea creatures in natural habitats
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

 
  Florida
Tampa
Museum of Science and Industry
4801 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa FL 33617
Phone 813 987-6300
Web Site http://www.mosi.org/
Description 400 displays and hands on activities, including hurricane room with simulated 80 mph winds
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

Florida
Tarpon Springs
Coral Sea Aquarium
848 Dodecanese Blvd
Tarpon Springs FL 34689
Phone 727 938-5378
Web Site ******
Description coral, sharks, touch tank, Caribbean reef
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

 
    Florida
 
West Palm Beach
 
South Florida Science Museum
 
4801 Dreher Trail North
 
West Palm Beach  FL  33405    
  Phone  561 832-1988
 
Web Site  http://www.sfsm.org/
 
Description  laser shows, galaxy golf, aquariums, space collection, camps, education
  Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003
 
  Georgia
Georgia Association of Planetariums
Address
Phone
Web Site
www.masmacon.com/gap.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Science
Nature of Group or Site
Association
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

Georgia
Albany
Wetherbee Planetarium
100 West Roosevelt Ave
Albany GA 31701
Phone 229 432-6955
Web Site http://www.heritagecenter.org/about.html
Description
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
 
  Georgia
Atlanta
Cherry Planetarium & Fernbank Observatory
156 Heaton Park Drive NE
Atlanta GA 30307
Phone 404 378-4311
Web Site http://www.fernbank.edu/
Description planetarium with exhibit hall, greenhouse, garden, observatory, forest
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Research /Reading Library

  GA
 
Atlanta
 
SciTrek, Science and Technology Museum of Atlanta
 
395 Piedmont Avenue NE
 
Atlanta  GA  30308    
 
Phone  404 524-6750
 
Web Site  www.scitrek.org
 
Description  science and technology museum aimed at younger visitors: life of the                         brain, science of ice hockey, robomars, Scitrek Express, ZOOMZone,                         Electric-Magnetic junction, color factory, light reflections, perception &
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:  08/25/2003
 
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